Hearing Aid Compatibility for Wireline and Wireless Telephones
October 30, 2014 (Updated)
Wireline Telephones The Hearing Aid Compatibility Act of 1988 (HAC Act) required that the...
Information on Each Section of Form 477
September 26, 2014
Fixed Broadband Deployment: Terms | Formatting Info | Sample File | Excel Template | Resources...
Instructions for Filing Form 477
May 27, 2014
Complete Instructions: PDF | Kindle* | iBook* Who Must File Form 477? (PDF) Filing Interface...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
October 8, 2014 (Updated)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
April 8, 2014 (Published)
The telephone network that we use today relies, in part, on the same system of copper wires that...
Cell Phone Unlocking FAQs
February 11, 2015 (Updated)
A new era of choice for cell phone users has begun, as all nationwide service providers have...
FCC Speed Test App Tip Sheet
September 4, 2013
Description and Purpose Q: What is Measuring Broadband America's mobile performance testing all...
Text-to-911: Quick Facts & FAQs
March 2, 2015 (Updated)
Today most consumers cannot reach 911 by sending a text message from their wireless phone. In...
Mobile Wallet Services Protection
March 12, 2014 (Updated)
Background Consumers are increasingly using their smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices...
December 31, 2014 (Updated)
A sports blackout is when a sports event that was scheduled to be televised is not aired in a...